MAY 12th, 1996. Time: 17h00. Duration: 10 minutes. Two people in the Cotolengo region, Curitiba, State of Paraná, observed two unidentified flying objects in the shape of white and silver balls moving in the eastern sector of the city. According to the witnesses’ report, the objects were flying “lower than an aerobatic aircraft” and they were at a speed “equal to that of an airplane”, staying close to each other on their East-West trajectory. The sighting was carried out with the naked eye and in a clear sky.
Cf. ARQUIVO NACIONAL (Brasil). Sistema de Informações do Arquivo Nacional (SIAN). Fundo ‘Objeto Voador Não Identificado (OVNI)’. Código de Referência BR DFANBSB ARX.0.0.441. “Questionário sobre a ocorrência de objeto voador na região de Cotolengo, Curitiba, Estado do Paraná”. Brasília, DF. 1952 a 2015. Último acesso realizado em 27/05/2020.
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